The University Library
The University Library comprises the Central Library and 19 affiliated, discipline-specific libraries located on campus in faculties, institutes, and centres. Opened in 1964, on the same day as the University, the air-conditioned Central Library is a dynamic resource, continually expanding in size and scope. Its current inventory over 1,000,000 books – of which 308,482 are in English, French, German, Chinese, Japanese, and other foreign languages – 4,238 Thai journals, 3,340 foreign journals, 35 Thai and English newspapers, and 24,618 audio-visual and multimedia resource publications available on CD-Rom, VCD, and DVD.
The recently developed CMU E-Library is a digital library facility providing staff and students with online access to 30 E-journal databases with more than 19,000 journal titles, 6 E-book databases with more than 16,000 book titles, and 8 general interest databases for access to E-news, Art Works, Music, etc. In addition, CMU has developed a digital collections resource. Via CMU E-Thesis, E-Research and E-Term Papers databases, staff and students can contribute to and access information from an online network of 23 national university libraries.